Cumberland County, New Jersey Population 2018

Cumberland County, New Jersey's estimated population is 152,538 with a growth rate of -2.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cumberland County, New Jersey is the 16th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017152,538-3,206-2.06%
2016155,7441,8301.19%
2016153,914-1,347-0.87%
2015155,261-1,214-0.78%
2014156,475-96-0.06%
2013156,571-697-0.44%
2012157,2681600.10%
2011157,1083890.25%
2010156,71918,66613.52%
1990138,0535,1873.90%
1980132,86611,4929.47%
1970121,37414,52413.59%
1960106,85018,25320.60%
195088,59715,41321.06%
194073,1843,2894.71%
193069,8958,54713.93%
192061,3486,19511.23%
191055,1533,9607.74%
190051,1935,75512.67%
189045,4387,75120.57%
188037,6873,0228.72%
187034,66512,06053.35%
186022,6055,41631.51%
185017,1892,81519.58%
184014,3742811.99%
183014,0931,42511.25%
182012,668-2-0.02%
181012,6703,14132.96%
18009,5291,28115.53%
17908,2480.00%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White99,295
Black or African American30,904
Some Other Race15,346
Two or More Races6,959
Asian2,077
American Indian and Alaska Native1,163

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Cumberland County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cumberland County, New Jersey Median Age

36.7


Total

35.5


Male

38.6


Female

Cumberland County, New Jersey Adults

There are 118,677 adults, (21,493 of which are seniors) in Cumberland County, New Jersey.

Cumberland County, New Jersey Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cumberland County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

75,839

48.69%

Male

79,905

51.31%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Households and Families

Cumberland County, New Jersey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cumberland County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All64.3%35.7%
Male57.6%42.4%
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female43.1%56.9%

64.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cumberland County, New Jersey Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All50,7182.8164.3
Married21,4923.4181.4
Non Family15,5951.2756.3
Female10,2473.643.1
Male3,3843.757.6

3.34

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cumberland County, New Jersey Households

Cumberland County, New Jersey Education

Cumberland County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,8109.36%
9th to 12th Grade13,95413.31%
High School Graduate41,25839.35%
Some College17,88117.05%
Associates Degree6,9836.66%
Bachelors Degree10,61410.12%
Graduate Degree4,3494.15%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57,11849,21310,947
Hispanic24,69613,7311,644
Black20,18415,4961,501
Other Race8,9424,540437
Multiple Races3,0092,504424
Asian1,3391,257529
Native American81660879

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 93.88%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 39.51%.

Cumberland County, New Jersey Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,420$30,036$28,720
Less Than High School$18,484$19,915$15,324
High School Grad$27,056$30,477$24,690
Some College$33,103$35,706$32,075
Bachelors Degree$49,393$55,385$45,293
Graduate Degree$64,102$72,938$61,288

$29,420

Average Earnings

$30,036

Average Male

$28,720

Average Female

Cumberland County, New Jersey Language

Cumberland County, New Jersey Language by Age

Cumberland County, New Jersey Language

72.69% of Cumberland County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 27.31% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.55% of the population.

Cumberland County, New Jersey Poverty

Cumberland County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic42,59912,24328.74%
White71,2187,21210.13%
Black24,5876,08524.75%
Other14,0994,49031.85%
Multiple6,5961,77126.85%
Native1,10124322.07%
Asian2,0201547.62%

18.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.48%

Male Poverty Rate

19.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cumberland County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, New Jersey is Other, with 31.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cumberland County, New Jersey is Asian, with 7.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.86%.

Cumberland County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.85%
High School13.11%
Some College11.16%
Bachelors or Greater6.15%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.33%
Male Unemployed23.38%
Female Employed9.39%
Male Employed7.96%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Income

Cumberland County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,537$64,183
Families$58,151$72,236
Married Families$75,622$89,465
Non Families$26,172$38,638

Cumberland County, New Jersey Marital Status

Cumberland County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Cumberland County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Cumberland County, New Jersey Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Cumberland County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Cumberland County, New Jersey Veterans

Cumberland County, New Jersey Veterans by War

7,021

Number of Veterans

6,517

Male Veterans

504

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,553
First Gulf War896
Second Gulf War853
Korea764
World War II419

Cumberland County, New Jersey Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,941
75+1,707
35 to 541,639
55 to 641,299
18 to 34435

Cumberland County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,5957.17%
Black1,0544.44%
Hispanic7922.67%
Other1981.84%
2 or More1393.64%
Indian293.30%
Asian60.40%

Cumberland County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

7.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cumberland County, New Jersey Employment Status

Cumberland County, New Jersey Employment by Age

56.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.7%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cumberland County, New Jersey Employment by Race

Cumberland County, New Jersey Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cumberland County, New Jersey

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Vineland6073860525-213-0.35%
Millville2841728059-358-1.26%
Bridgeton2541524997-418-1.64%
Shiloh516500-16-3.10%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990